Username or email *
Login to your sewing class
Musings from the cutting edge of style and sewing.
An inside look at my personal collection of modern essentials, stitched with love by yours truly.
Download free sewing patterns and resources, and learn techniques to take your sewing to the next level.
Congratulations, you are so close to wearing your new Sienna Maker Jacket! We just have a few final finishing touches
In this post we’ll show you how to assemble the pocket sleeves and how to set in the two piece
This is not our first time around the block sewing notched collars. We sewed notched collars (with piping!) for our
If you are sewing View A or B of the Sienna Maker Jacket, this post is for you! You will
The back button placket vent we came up with View C was one of the options we got really excited
In this post we’ll cover assembling the body for View A & B for the Sienna Maker Jacket. Your sewing
Pockets are unarguably the most important feature of any garment, but they are essential for a jacket destined for a
If you are sewing a waterproof Kelly Anorak, we’ve created a free pattern bonus for you! While we love the
Your jacket lining should be assembled and ready to attach to the outer jacket. The lined hood should also be
When we first released our original Kelly Anorak pattern in October 2016, we had a few requests for a lined
If you are sewing a lined Kelly Anorak, in this post we will cover how to assemble and attach your
For those of you sewing the original unlined version of the Kelly Anorak, your jacket is now only two sleeves
In this post we’ll show you how to assemble and attach either the three-piece hood or stand-up collar for the
I really think that as far as jackets go, the Kelly Anorak is a totally approachable project even for a more
If you’re installing a drawstring casing on your Kelly Anorak (a completely optional step, but one that adds a little
When I started working on the Kelly Anorak pattern I knew right away I wanted, big, deep, roomy pockets. I take
In this sewalong we’ll be demonstrating how to sew a jacket with both our original unlined Kelly Anorak sewing pattern
When it comes to choosing a fabric for the Kelly Anorak pattern there are a lot of choices out there.
Snap buttons are one of those things I always assumed were much harder to work with than they actually are. I
Hot on the heels of my snap buttons tutorial, today I’ll be showing you how to install grommets. The Kelly
One of my favourite things about designing patterns is thinking about the best way to finish things; pretty guts are very
Today let’s talk fitting for your Kelly Anorak. I think for most of you, the pattern won’t need any modification.
Today I want to talk fabric for your Kelly Anorak. There are lots of options, so it’s really up to
The Kelly Anorak was so much fun to design since a good jacket is the sum of its details (something I